Terms and Conditions – Board Room challenge

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    • BLoC Boardroom Challenge is open to all first year and second year students pursuing post-graduate degree/ diploma in management studies in India.
    • The participating team should have a minimum of three and a maximum of four members.
    • Each participant agrees not to provide false or misleading personal information and, in particular, agrees not to register under a false identity.
    • The participant teams are expected to register on or before September 2, 2019
    • BusinessLine on Campus reserves the right, at any time during the competition, to disqualify any person who does not satisfy the eligibility criteria or who does not follow the stipulated terms and conditions.
    • Your participation in this programme does not guarantee you in any way an internship or a job position in BusinessLine.
    • All content that is submitted / presented by the participants must be original.

    Participants must note the following point about the event:

    • Visit the Challenge website to register for the event. Each team member’s details must be entered in the registration form.
    • Each team can have 3-4 members.
    • After registration, two representatives from the team need to take the online test on behalf of the team on or before September 2, 2019.
    • The teams shortlisted for the first semi-final venue of Hyderabad will get the case by September 4. Teams at other venues too will have the case a week before their respective semi-finals
    • The venue and date details for the semi-finals will be sent to the shortlisted teams by email. They will also be mailed the case study that they are expected to solve in a week and present before a panel of judges at the semi-finals.
    • The semi-finals will take place in Hyderabad (September 11), Delhi (Sep 16), Kolkata (Sep 17), Pune (Sep 20), Mumbai (Sep 21), Kochi (Sep 23), Chennai (Sep 25) and Bengaluru (Sep 26).
    • The winning team from each city will compete in the Grand Finale in Chennai on October 14, 2019.
    • In the Grand Finale, each finalist team will present before a jury of experts from industry and academia their strategies and solutions on a live corporate case, which they will receive ten days before the event. Each team member has to assume the role of a CXO and provide inputs in solving the problem from the respective CXO’s perspective.
    • The winning team’s institution will win the “BusinessLine Boardroom Challenge School of The Year” title and each member of the team will win the respective “BusinessLine CXO of the Year” award. The winners will also be given cash prizes and gift vouchers.
    • BusinessLine on Campus reserves the right to disqualify or select alternative winners and modify the contents of the terms and conditions. BusinessLine on Campus reserves the right to accept or reject any or all of the entries without assigning any reason whatsoever. By participating in this competition, the participants agree to abide by all BusinessLine on Campus terms and conditions.